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1. In a computer system, documents and programs are stored as files. Answer: True Difficulty level: Easy Page: 124 Response: Files are used to store data and programs. 2. A standard desktop computer comes with an embedded operating system. Answer: False Difficulty level: Easy Page: 124 Response: A handheld computer or PDA would come with an embedded operating system. 3. Linking two or more computers generally requires a network operating system. Answer: True Difficulty level: Easy Page: 124 Response: Connecting computers together requires a network operating system. 4. ! Windows comes in a special embedded version for handheld computers called Windows CE. Answer: True Difficulty level: Medium Page: 124 Response: Windows CE is a popular embedded operating system. 5. In a computer system, related documents are normally stored in the same file. Answer: False Difficulty level: Easy Page: 124 Response: Related files are stored within folders. 6. In a network environment, the network server computer coordinates all communications between the other computers.
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Unformatted text preview: Answer: True Difficulty level: Medium Page: 125 Response: Network servers are tasked with this function. 7. The operating system is often referred to as the software environment or platform. Answer: True Difficulty level: Easy Page: 125 Response: The OS is often referred to with these terms. 8. Proprietary operating systems are often available for free from a variety of resources. Answer: False Difficulty level: Medium Page: 125 Response: Proprietary operating systems are owned and licensed by corporations, and are not free. 9. Linux is an example of a non-proprietary operating system. Answer: True Difficulty level: Medium Page: 125 Response: Linux is a non-proprietary operating system. 10. The objective of open source programs is to encourage individuals to use the software, improve it, and modify it to make it better. Answer: True Difficulty level: Medium Page: 125 Response: Open source programs are designed with these objectives in mind....
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